Animation & Film

 
David Gerstein, J. B. Kaufman, Daniel Kothenschulte, Gerstein, J. B. Kaufman, Daniel Kothenschulte, David, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Cologne, Taschen, 2020, 1st, 9783836580991, 8.75 inches, 6.4 inches, 512 pages, over 1000 color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This new edition of Taschen's $200 Mickey Mouse monograph reduces the page size, but keeps most of the content of the original. From the publisher:...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Meg Park, Park, Meg, 2014, 1st, 5.8 inches, 8.2 inches, 38 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Meg's first book features a selection of artwork and sketches from 2011 - 2014! This softcover book measures 5.8" x 8.2" (A5) and contains 38 pages...

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Enrico Casarosa, Casarosa, Enrico, Inscribed by the artist, Fine, San Francisco, Fragments, 2004, 1st, 0972709037, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 56 pages, over 100 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A long out-of-print book of charcoal gesture & life drawings of female nudes, with some paintings in acrylics. Beautiful artwork by this Pixar...

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Random Anomalies - Signed
  $30.00
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Signed and dated 2006 by the artist, Fine, Louie del Carmen, del Carmen, Louie, 2006, 1st, 6.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Fifteen editorial-style cartoons of fate and synchronicity by this Los Angeles-based animation artist & director. These loose cartoony watercolor...

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Kiskaloo - Signed
  $80.00
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Signed by the artist, Upper corners very slightly rubbed otherwise Fine, Chris Sanders, Sanders, Chris, 2008, 1st, 9780979780912, 8.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Former Disney and DreamWorks director Chris Sanders whimsical comic strip collection featuring the adventures of Ogo, a delightfully mischievous cat with an...

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Fragments - Signed (Very Good+)
  $60.00
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Ronnie del Carmen, Enrico Casarosa, del Carmen, Enrico Casarosa, Ronnie, Signed by both artists, Very Good+ (three horizontal creases along the spine otherwise Fine,, Fragments Filigree Factory, Piedmont, CA, 2003, 2nd, 8.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 96 pages, over 200 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Ronnie & Enrico's first joint art book from 2003. This is a showcase of the artists' works in a variety of media and techniques plus the artists'...

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Signed by the artist, Vol. 1 with a drawing, Fine, Elsa Chang, Chang, Elsa, 2012-2013, 1st, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 32+32 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Two lovely black & white sketchbooks from this Art Center graduate, former Disney Feature Animation visual development trainee, character designer and...

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Sanjay Patel, Patel, Sanjay, With a Little India picture postcard signed by Sanjay with a drawing, Open corners very lightly rubbed otherwise Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Ghee Happy, Oakland, 2005, 2nd, 8.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Sanjay Patel's first book, self-published in 2005. The following year, Plume Books (an imprint of Penguin) would publish his book The Little Book of Hindu...

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Character Design Quarterly 14
  $16.00
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-04-6, 191284303X, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: On the pages of issue 14, discover a collection of fascinating artwork, interviews, and tutorials from some of the industry's finest...

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Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Compass, Japan, 1994, 4906407285, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 86 pages, black & white with 20 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

An art book featuring animation art and character designs for the 1993 Japanese PC game Jewel BEM Hunter Lime. A 14-page color section presents cel art of...

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One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Bedford, MA, Applewood, 1997, 1st, 978-1557093448, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, 12 color plates, numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Ron Clements and John Musker's beloved classic film that initiated Disney's renaissance. Early character studies and exploratory drawings by animators...

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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Taschen, Cologne, 2020, 9783836582636, 8.75 inches, 6.4 inches, 512 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This new edition of Jamie Hewlett's first-ever monograph reduces the page size, but keeps all of the content of the original plus around 30 brand new...

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Bobby Pontillas, Pontillas, Bobby, Inscribed by the artist "To Jon! Hope you enjoy the book!", Fine, Blurb!, Los Angeles, 2012, 1st, 9.75 inches, 7.75 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Bobby Pontillas is an animator and visual development artist at Disney, working on such projects as Moana. In 2012 he self-published this gallery of color...

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Nancy Beiman, Beiman, Nancy, Signed and dated 2013 by the artist, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Focal Press, New York, 2013, 9780240818788, 10.125 inches, 7.125 inches, xiv+344 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Successful storyboards and poignant characters have the power to make elusive thoughts and emotions tangible for audiences. Packed...

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Jed Alger, Alger, Jed, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (tight, sound, with edgeworn dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2012, 1st, 9781452110929, 1452110921, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations and photos, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: From LAIKA, the studio behind the hit film Coraline, comes another marvel of stop-motion animation and creative storytelling. For...


The Art of the Incredibles
  $60.00
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Good in Near Fine dustjacket (binding weak, text block sag, light wear to dustjacket edges), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2004, 5th, 978-0811844338, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. A first printing. Pre-production artwork & design from the Pixar film. Art by Lou Romano, Teddy Newton, Tony Fucile, Kent Melton,...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Very Good in Near Fine dustjacket (binding weak, text block sag, light wear to dustjacket edges), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2010, 3rd, 9780811875554, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: A lighthearted twist on Rapunzel, the beloved fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm, Tangled brims with thrilling...


Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (small bump to the lower rear corner, mild wear to the spine ends, covers very sound, interior Fine), Cologne, Taschen, 2017, 1st, 978-3-8365-6093-1, 12.5 inches, 9.8 inches, 424 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a nice copy of the first printing--with the original multi-character cover--that quickly sold out. The second printing replaced the original...

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Stephen Silver, Silver, Stephen, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Silvertoons, Simi Valley, CA, 2004, 9780974570105, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing. This is the first printing of this big full-color collection of drawings from the character designer of Kim...

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Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, Emeryville, Totoro Forest Project/OOP, 2008, 1st, 9780982013106, 10 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This is the long out-of-print catalogue for an auction for the benefit of the non-profit organization, "Totoro No Furusato National Fund". Oscar winning...

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Lorelay Bove, Helen Chen, Claire Keane, Lisa Keene, Brittney Lee, Victoria Ying, Lorelay Bove, Helen Chen, Claire Keane, Lisa Keene, Brittney Lee, Victoria Ying, A Kickstarter copy with a bookplate signed by the six artists, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2014, 1st, 10.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 136 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A Kickstarter First Printing of the book with a bookplate signed by the six artists. An anthology of artwork by artists Lorelay Bove (The Princess and...

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Signed and dated by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light wear), Ben Balistreri, Balistreri, Ben, 2008, 1st, 15.5 inches, 12.5 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Ben Balistreri's beautifully illustrated graphic novel. Signed and dated in the year of publication by the artist with a drawing of Poisson. "Poor Mildew...

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Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Japan, Hobby Japan, 1994, 11.625 inches, 8.325 inches, 134 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

An amazing collection of Japanese scale models of (mostly female) characters from TV, animation, comics and games. Full-color, often full-page photographs...

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Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Japan, Hobby Japan, 1993, 11.625 inches, 8.325 inches, 134 pages, numerous black & white illustrations with 86 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

An amazing collection of Japanese scale models of (mostly female) characters from TV, animation, comics and games. Full-color, often full-page photographs...

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Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Bandai, Japan, 1987, 4891893257, 11.625 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, black & white with 62 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

A portfolio of animation, toy, and illustration work by the Japanese studio Artmic. The projects include Megazone 23, Gall Force, Sony's Hit Bit, M.A.S.K.,...

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Drawings - Signed 1st
  $60.00
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Jake Parker, Parker, Jake, Signed and dated '14 by the artist, Fine, Provo, UT, Jake Parker, 2013, 1st, 9780615842219, 7.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Signed by Parker on the title page. This is the original edition of the first of Jake Parker's sketch collections.

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Fine, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

The exhibition catalogue for the exhibition of Pixar artwork held at New York City's MOMA. It was the largest exhibition of animation art ever held at MOMA...

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The Art of Toy Story 3
  $65.00
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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Good+ in a Near Fine dustjacket (binding weak, text block sag, small bump to the uper corner, black marker dot on the top edge, light shelfwear), Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2010, 3rd, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. Over 250 pieces of concept art from Toy Story 3:storyboards, color keys, reference photos and much more!

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Koji Morimoto, Morimoto, Koji, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Naomichi Doi, Tokyo, 2004, 2nd 2009, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 264 pages, color, softcover, wraps

A phonebook-sized collection of artwork by Japanese animator, designer & director Koji Morimoto. Concludes with a Curriculum Vitae and a conversation...

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Marco Bucci, Bucci, Marco, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, New York, 2010, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Alberto Ruiz: "I'm horrible at doing backgrounds, so I avoid them like the plague for the most part, unfortunately, sometimes you just have to draw them and...

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Peter Ellenshaw, Ellenshaw, Peter, Small ripples to covers otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Camphor Tree Publishers, Santa Clarita, 2003, 1st, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 334 pages, over 900 color and black & white illustrations and photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A profusely illustrated career retrospective and autobiography of Peter Ellenshaw. His career at Disney is covered extensively with never before seen art...

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Bill Peet, Peet, Bill, Near Fine (paper covering the spine is slightly frayed at the ends, otherwise very tight, clean & attractive, apparently unread), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1950, 1st, 7 inches, 5 inches, 128 pages, 122 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Written and illustrated by legendary Disney Story Artist Bill Peet. This was Peet's first children's book foreshadowing his later career change. An early,...

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Mike Ploog, Ploog, Mike, One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, FPG, Pittsburgh, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A prsitine Mint copy of this Signed & Numbered variant edition. From the publisher: A very special signed and numbered edition of The Art of...

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Eleni Roussos, Roussos, Eleni, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Marvel, 2019, 1st, 9781302917982, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 376 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Art by Ryan Meinerding, Andy Park, Jackson Sze, and many others. From the publisher: Featuring concept art and exclusive interviews, The Art of Marvel...

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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Signed by the author Ramin Zahed, Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2017, 1st, 9781785652905, 10.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 158 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring art by Rune Bennecke, Nate Wragg, and others. From the publisher: From DreamWorks Animation comes a movie event based on the global...

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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by both authors Harryhausen and Dalton on the half-title page, Very light bump to the tail of the spine otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Aurum, 2008, 1st, 9781845133672, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by both authors Ray Harryhausen and Tony Dalton on the half-title page. From the publisher: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book chronicles the making of both the 1959 animated classic (86 pages) and 2014's live-action blockbuster starring Angelina Jolie (64 pages). The book...

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Ray Harryhausen & Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen & Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Watson-Guptill, New York, 2008, 1st, 11.6 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the back cover: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray Harryhausen: An Animated Life and continued with The Art of Ray...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Billboard, New York, 2006, 1st, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 230 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing inscribed by Ray Harryhausen on the title page: "To: Marlene and Arnaldo / Ray Harryhausen" with an original cartoon head and the word...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen and Dalton on the half-title page, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (lower corners very lightly bumped otherwise Fine), Aurum Press, London, 2005, 1st, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 230 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The British first--the true first printing--inscribed by Ray Harryhausen on the half-title page: "To Arnold + Marlene / (Mama Mia!) / Ray Harryhausen" and...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Billboard, 2004, 1st, 0823084027, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page: To Arnaldo (?) / I have nothing to say! / Ray Harryhausen" Harryhausen's densely packed...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by Harryhausen on the half-title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Aurum Press, London, 2003, 1st, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by Harryhausen on the half-title page. Harryhausen's densely packed autobiography with 100s of previously unpublished...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2020, 9781452178707, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Award-winning Disney historian Didier Ghez profiles artists Joe Grant, Hans Bacher, Mike Gabriel, and Michael Giaimo. Explores the 1990s through 2010s...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Udon Entertainment, Ontario, 2018, 9781772940770, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: ROBOTECH is a sweeping science-fiction anime epic in which humans use a vast arsenal of transforming robotic mecha to defend the...

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Drawers 2.0
  $175.00
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (3/8-inch scrape to the top of the spine, small nicks to the tail of the spine, otherwise Very Fine, the open corners are sharp, covers clean, binding tight), Bordeaux, Le Cycliste, 2005, 1st, 2912249740, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 650 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

This is the revised and expanded 144-page edition of Drawers, the retrospective of Claire Wendling's work in comics, games, animation, and illustration....

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Jason Surrell, Surrell, Jason, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Marvel, 2012, 2nd, 9780785162346, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The official art book for the first Avengers film from 2012. Art by Ryan Meinerding, Andy Park, Steve Jung, Charlie Wen, Adi Granov, Phil...

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The Art of Cory Loftis
  $150.00
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light cover wear, interior Fine), Cory Loftis, Loftis, Cory, 2013, 1st, 9780615910109, 11 inches, 8 inches, 72 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. This was Cory's first solo book (after the group book Catra Sees All) and it is full of wonderful pieces created in his off hours,solely...

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The Art of Homeworld
  $650.00
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Rob Cunningham, Aaron Kambeitz, Cunningham, Aaron Kambeitz, Rob, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Los Angeles, Bluecanvas, 2015, 1st, 9780985902247, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 236 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print and very scarce. From the publisher: Get an exclusive look into Homeworld with commentary by the original artists. Experience the...

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